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Common Core of Data (CCD)

Table 2. Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate (AFGR) in South Carolina by district and district locale classification: School year 2008–09

Jurisdiction Averaged Freshman Graduation Rate Local Type  
South Carolina  66.0    
Average Rural Rate1  67.3    
School District Name       
ABBEVILLE 60  54.1 Distant Rural  
BARNWELL 19  42.5 Distant Rural  
BARNWELL 29  75.3 Distant Rural  
CALHOUN 01  58.3 Distant Rural  
CHESTER 01  65.9 Distant Rural  
       
CHESTERFIELD 01  69.5 Distant Rural  
CLARENDON 01  62.2 Distant Rural  
CLARENDON 03  76.1 Distant Rural  
DILLON 01  80.3 Distant Rural  
DILLON 03  62.5 Distant Rural  
       
DORCHESTER 04  57.5 Distant Rural  
FLORENCE 02  82.5 Distant Rural  
FLORENCE 05  73.7 Distant Rural  
GEORGETOWN 01  68.8 Distant Rural  
GREENWOOD 51  69.6 Distant Rural  
       
GREENWOOD 52  79.9 Distant Rural  
LANCASTER 01  73.7 Distant Rural  
LAURENS 55  58.4 Distant Rural  
LEE 01  54.3 Distant Rural  
LEXINGTON 04  51.6 Distant Rural  
       
MARION 07  70.4 Distant Rural  
MCCORMICK 01  68.5 Distant Rural  
NEWBERRY 01  74.2 Distant Rural  
OCONEE 01  66.5 Distant Rural  
ORANGEBURG 03  49.8 Distant Rural  
ORANGEBURG 04  68.7 Distant Rural  
WILLIAMSBURG 01  65.6 Distant Rural  
       
ALLENDALE 01  56.6 Fringe Rural  
ANDERSON 01  74.7 Fringe Rural  
ANDERSON 02  68.2 Fringe Rural  
ANDERSON 03  53.5 Fringe Rural  
ANDERSON 04  79.6 Fringe Rural  
       
BAMBERG 02  57.1 Fringe Rural  
CHEROKEE 01  64.4 Fringe Rural  
COLLETON 01  44.3 Fringe Rural  
EDGEFIELD 01  72.4 Fringe Rural  
FAIRFIELD 01  61.6 Fringe Rural  
FLORENCE 03  44.4 Fringe Rural  
FLORENCE 04  55.6 Fringe Rural  
HORRY 01  72.1 Fringe Rural  
       
JASPER 01  62.7 Fringe Rural  
KERSHAW 01  67.1 Fringe Rural  
LAURENS 56  63.5 Fringe Rural  
LEXINGTON 01  73.7 Fringe Rural  
LEXINGTON 03  65.5 Fringe Rural  
       
MARLBORO 01  55.1 Fringe Rural  
PICKENS 01  62.9 Fringe Rural  
SALUDA 01  67.3 Fringe Rural  
SPARTANBURG 01  72.5 Fringe Rural  
SPARTANBURG 06  76.8 Fringe Rural  
       
SUMTER 02  75.1 Fringe Rural  
YORK 01  69.3 Fringe Rural  
YORK 02  76.7 Fringe Rural  
       
Average Town Rate1  62.0    
BAMBERG 01  66.9 Remote Town  
HAMPTON 01  66.8 Remote Town  
HAMPTON 02  43.8 Remote Town  
       
BARNWELL 45  61.5 Distant Town  
BEAUFORT 01  63.7 Distant Town  
CLARENDON 02  67.4 Distant Town  
DARLINGTON 01  56.0 Distant Town  
DILLON 02  55.2 Distant Town  
       
GREENWOOD 50  71.1 Distant Town  
MARION 01  55.0 Distant Town  
MARION 02  62.9 Distant Town  
ORANGEBURG 05  60.5 Distant Town  
UNION 01  60.2 Distant Town  
       
SPARTANBURG 04  64.1 Fringe Town  
       
Average Suburban Rate1  70.2    
ANDERSON 05  65.9 Small Suburb  
SPARTANBURG 02  74.3 Mid-size Suburb  
SPARTANBURG 03  72.6 Mid-size Suburb  
SPARTANBURG 05  74.8 Mid-size Suburb  
DEAF & BLIND SCHOOL  17.2 Mid-size Suburb  
       
AIKEN 01  62.5 Large Suburb  
BERKELEY 01  64.6 Large Suburb  
GREENVILLE 01  69.0 Large Suburb  
LEXINGTON 02  67.2 Large Suburb  
LEXINGTON 05  80.8 Large Suburb  
RICHLAND 02  74.4 Large Suburb  
YORK 04  93.3 Large Suburb  
       
Average City Rate1  62.6    
DORCHESTER 02  67.4 Small City  
FLORENCE 01  67.3 Small City  
SPARTANBURG 07  53.9 Small City  
SUMTER 17  64.5 Small City  
YORK 03  67.5 Small City  
       
CHARLESTON 01  60.2 Mid-size City  
RICHLAND 01  58.8 Mid-size City  
       
1 Average rates for each locale type are based on average rates across disticts within each locale type weighted by each district's enrollment base of first-time freshmen.
NOTE: Mid-size City: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with a population of 100,000 to 250,000. Small City: Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population of less than 100,000. Large Suburb: Territory outside a principal city and inside an urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more. Mid-size Suburb: Territory outside a principal city and inside an urbanized area with a population of 100,000 to 250,000. Small Suburb: Territory outside a principal city and inside an urbanized area with population less than 100,000. Fringe Town: Territory inside an urban cluster that is less than 10 miles from an urbanized area. Distant Town: Territory inside an urban cluster that is more than 10 miles and less than 35 miles from an urbanized area. Remote Town: Territory inside an urban cluster that is more than 35 miles outside of an urbanized area. Fringe Rural: Census-defined rural territory that is less than 5 miles from an urbanized area, as well as rural territory that is less than or equal to 2.5 miles from an urban cluster. Distant Rural: Census-defined rural territory that is more than 5 miles but less than or equal to 25 miles from an urbanized area, as well as rural territory that is more than 2.5 miles but less 10 miles from an urban cluster. Remote Rural: Census-defined rural territory that is more than 25 miles from an urbanized area and is also more than 10 miles from an urban cluster.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, Common Core of Data (CCD), "Local Education Agency (School District) Universe Survey", 2008-09 v.1a, 2009-10 v.1a; "Local Education Agency (School District) Universe Survey Dropout and Completion Data", 2008-09 v.1a

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